NEW YORK, March 26, 2023 – The New York Knicks announced today that the team has signed guard DaQuan Jeffries to a contract. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Jeffries, 6-5, 222-pounds, averaged 21.3 points, 6.6 rebounds and 2.8 assists over 33.3 minutes in 21 games (all starts) for the Westchester Knicks. In 15 games (all starts) during the 2022 AT&T Winter Showcase, he averaged 18.0 points, 6.0 rebounds and 2.3 assists over 32.9 minutes. New York signed him to a 10-day contract on Mar. 5 and then to a second 10-day contract on Mar. 16.
The Edmond, OK-native holds career averages of 3.8 points and 1.9 rebounds over 13.7 minutes in 47 games (five starts) over three seasons with Sacramento, Houston and Memphis. He appeared in five games for New York’s Summer League entry in July, averaging 8.2 points, 4.2 rebounds and 1.4 assists over 21.7 minutes in five games in Las Vegas, NV.